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Sunday: Coronavirus crisis

this morning (sunday 22nd), 7.11-7.16am and 7.42-7.54am, on bbc radio 4 

sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes…

How are faith communities navigating the current coronavirus crisis?

including report from …

• journalist jordana miller in jerusalem

and discussion with …

• imam abid khan, cheadle mosque and community centre

• rabbi laura janner-klausner, senior rabbi to reform judaism

• rev prof gina radford, former deputy chief medical officer for england


Under Jerusalem

yesterday afternoon (sunday 8th), 1.31-1.43pm (repeated 3.31am tuesday), on bbc news tv 

jerusalem’s underground history (presented by rajan datar) (in the the travel show series)

Rajan Datar explores the hidden treasure underneath the streets of Jerusalem. He walks on recently excavated 2,000 year old roads and discovers old church chambers from the time of the crusaders.”

including interviews with …

• tour guide franny waisman  

aziz abu sarah, peace activist, journalist, politician, and co-founder of mejdi tours 


Painting the Holy Land

this afternoon (sunday 16th), 1.50-2.50pm, and next sunday afternoon, on bbc 2 tv (repeated from 30th march 2018 on bbc 1 tv)

painting the holy land (in 2 episodes) (presented by lachlan goudie


B100d/Nn: Trump plan

yesterday evening (tuesday 28th), 7.01-7.15pm on bbc news tv, and 10.31-10.51pm on bbc 2 tv 

beyond 100 days (presented by michelle fleury and christian fraser) and newsnight (presented by emily maitlis) lead with …

President Trump’s Middle East plan. Is it a plan for peace or for political survival?”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter jeremy bowen 

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher 

tony blair 

• bbc reporter mark urban 

james sorene, bicom

diana buttu, former spokesperson for the plo

• ambassador husam zomlot 

kirsten fontenrose

philip gordon, former middle east adviser to president obama


6ocn/Nh/Twt: Trump plan

yesterday evening (tuesday 28th), 6.08-6.13pm, 10.01-10.02pm, and 10.07-10.24pm, on bbc radio 4, and 9.06-9.25pm and 9.51-9.59pm on bbc world service radio

six o’clock news, newshour (presented by tim franks), and the world tonight (presented by sean ley) lead with …

President Trump releases his long delayed Israeli-Palestinian peace plan and promises ‘a new dawn’ for the region. Palestinians reject the proposal as hopelessly biased.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter aleem maqbool 

• benjamin netanyahu 

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• mustafa barghouti 

• bbc reporter gary odonoghue 

jason greenblatt 

• ambassador husam zomlot 

logan bayroff of j-street

• bbc reporter barbara plett-usher

• bbc reporter anna foster 

• bbc reporter sebastian usher 

diana buttu, former spokesperson for the plo

• bbc reporter jeremy bowen 


Nh/PM: Trump plan imminent

this afternoon (tuesday 28th), 2.36-2.49pm on bbc world service radio, and 5.45-5.54pm on bbc radio 4 

newshour (presented by razia iqbal) and pm include …

A very big plan, that’s what we’ve been promised.”

including contributions from …

• ambassador husam zomlot 

aaron david miller

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• norwegian diplomat jan egeland 

karin von hippel, royal united services institute


Today: Trump plan today

this morning (tuesday 28th), 6.10-6.13am, 8.02-8.04am, 8.10-8.23am, and 8.49-8.53am, on bbc radio 4

today (presented by nick robinson) includes…

President Trump is due to unveil his long-awaited plan to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians later today. He’s called it the deal of the century. Israel’s prime minister will be at his side in the White House, while the Palestinians have already said they’ll reject the proposals.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• bbc reporter jeremy bowen 

• former israeli security advisor yaakov amidror 

• ambassador husam zomlot 


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